sequestration


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the act or process of isolating

the act of secluding or the state of being secluded

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the act of segregating or sequestering

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the action of forming a chelate or other stable compound with an ion or atom or molecule so that it is no longer available for reactions

a writ that authorizes the seizure of property

seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized

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Saudi Arabia had hosted the Sixth Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum Ministers' Meeting in 2015, which was attended by some 250 ministers, officials and experts representing member states, as well as representatives from a number of international organizations and regional oil companies.
Thanks to their support for our industrys R&D efforts, we continue to pursue technological solutions for the capture, utilization and sequestration of carbon dioxide from coal-based facilities.
Pulmonary sequestration is a cystic or solid mass that comprises of nonfunctioning primitive lung mass, does not communicate with the tracheobronchial tree and has anomalous systemic blood supply.
This uptake is going on through natural processes but not through deliberate sequestration.
Engineer Al-Naimi considered that All countries represented at the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum and others agree that the technology of carbon sequestration and storage represents a very important part of the global quest to reduce greenhouse emissions.
Sequestration is a procedure that cuts spending to cap the federal budget.
The demonstration, known as the Illinois Basin-Decatur Project, is operated by the Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium, with funding from the DOE.
Some researchers suggest that the 'joint use of carbon sequestration and the provision of forest-derived products (e.
When sequestration hits, people are going to start scrambling around," he said.
Laser mapping technology allowed the team to detail Peru to the hectare-level, a step towards carbon sequestration that few countries have been able to achieve.
By design, sequestration was constructed as an outcome so unpalatable that it would prompt compromise over larger federal budget issues such as entitlements and taxes.
Assessing how global climate change might affect soil carbon levels is not a simple matter, in part because accurately measuring current soil carbon sequestration levels--the amount of carbon that is retained in the soil--has its challenges.
Sequestration is a term only Washington could love.
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